Glencoe War Memorial

WM name reference IWM57886


Current Location:

Take Clachaig road through Glencoe village memorial on left immediately before bridge over River Coe. Memorial Garden Glencoe Lochaber Highland PH49 4HS


Description:

Celtic cross set on a rectangular tapering stone plinth and base. Knotwork decoration on face of cross. Dedicatory inscription in black lettering on the front face of the plinth


Campaign:

World War 1


Inscription:

ERECTED IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF GLENCOE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ IN DEFENCE OF LIBERTY AND JUSTICE./ (Names)/ "DILEAS GU BAS" / "FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH." / 1939 (Name) 1945


Surname First Name Campaign Date of Death Name of Memorial(s)
Connor Angus World War 1 21-8-1918 Glencoe War Memorial View

Further information:

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If you have information on a specific memorial please send it on to the Historical Committee. The Memorial information required is:

  • Who or what formation of the Regiment is named on the memorial. What event, dates or other inscriptions on the memorial.
  • The country, nearest town/city or other details of location.
  • A description of the memorial with a photograph if possible.
  • For bigger sites a copy of any advertising information or leaflets would be useful.

Please sent any information that you find to: Michael Campbell-Lamerton


As the information on the database builds up Michael Campbell-Lamerton will be sending regular updates to Archives at RHQ who remains the point of contact about for inquiries on past members of the Regiment.